South Asia Year of Culture

Image from Mughal Nites

Throughout 2017 the British Library is presenting a special year of exciting events celebrating South Asian culture

This season also marks UK/India 2017, a major bilateral year of cultural exchange coordinated by the British Council.

Series events

Musicians and Dancers in 19th Century Punjab
Talk

Musicians and Dancers in 19th Century Punjab

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The Josephine Hart Poetry Hour: Rudyard Kipling
Performance

The Josephine Hart Poetry Hour: Rudyard Kipling

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A Passage to India, Image ©The British Library Board
Discussion

A Passage to India: Shipboard Life

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Dastaan
Performance

Dastaan

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Viceroy’s House Pathé UK
In Conversation

Gurinder Chadha on The Viceroy's House

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Abir Mukherjee (c) Nick Tucker
In Conversation

Masala Noir: Murder and Mayhem in India

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The Natal Baby - Illustration by Mireille Fauchon
In Conversation

Sugar, Sugar

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Amit Chaudhuri photo credit: Geoff Pugh
Panel Discussion

Amit Chaudhuri: Friend of My Youth

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